In 1939, Germany's Eugenics Brigade appears unstoppable. President Franklin Roosevelt declares a national emergency and sends Deuce, the masked still-buster who had risen to prominence during Prohibition, on a national search for metahumans to face this new German threat
The team was one no one thought had a prayer of stopping the German or Japanese super-teams: Old Glory, the living flamethrower; Captain Miracle, the smartest boy alive; Freight Train, the irresistable force; Talon, the boy raised by wolves; Minuteman, the time-travelling patriot;Agent Liberator, the super-powered Leatherneck;Hornet, the mutant queen of insects; Marauder, nearly inhuman berserker; Sea Bee, the Aquatic All-American.
Despite the odds, this band must stand alone against professional super-soldiers, immortal demi-gods and ruthless assasins.
They are the eyes watching the horizon in the dark. They are the Vigilance Force.
This is a character folio, with detailed character write-ups and adventure hooks, suitable for using the Vigilance Force as a team of PCs in a golden age supers campaign using the ICONS system.